Per Scholas has rolled out new training programs for its alumni, designed to help them keep moving up in their second and third jobs.
September 21, 2023
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act has created a maze of training programs that people struggle to navigate, writes Steven Taylor of Stand Together Trust. States need more flexibility to try something new, he says.
August 30, 2023
The state’s community colleges have been starved for resources. A new proposal would boost state funding by $650M—and tie much of it to economic outcomes.
October 27, 2022
Lorain County Community College is credentialing their advising and career staff in regional economics—in hopes of connecting more students to in-demand jobs.
May 25, 2022
PelotonU, a pioneer of the hybrid college, is rethinking its approach in the wake of the pandemic. We talked to the nonprofit's co-founders about what has proven essential (coaching, and a lot of it) and what is open to change.
May 12, 2022
The state is working with the company Wiley to recruit dislocated workers for education and training, rather than waiting for them to show up.
April 20, 2022